Plexogenic arteriopathy


Plexiform arteriopathy may result in non-specific ground glass changes which can be incorrectly attributed to infection, inflammation or edema on CT chest. It is a finding more common in cases of idiopathic pulmonary hypertension, however other causes of pulmonary hypertension e.g. congenital shunt, can also show this finding. Features that confirm the ground glass opacities as plexiform arteriopathy include: